Master of Architecture (Research)
Course summary for local students
|Year||2016 course information|
|Award granted||Master of Architecture (Research)|
|Length||2 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
|CSP annual fee (indicative) - commencing 2016||No fees defined|
|Full fee paying annual fee - commencing 2016||No fees defined|
|Level||Higher Degree Research|
Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment
|CRICOS course code||070375M|
|Deakin course code||S800|
Deepen your knowledge on a chosen topic within the field of architecture through independent, sustained and academically-supervised research.
Undertake a research investigation in architecture and develop advanced skills in critical thinking, analysis and research methodologies under the supervision of internationally-recognised research staff. You’ll produce a written thesis of approximately 60,000-80,000 words.
The School of Architecture and Built Environment specialises in socio-cultural ecology, tectonic ecology and construction ecology themes. You can choose topics from areas including architectural history and theory, environmental building science, professional practice and parametric modelling.
When applying, contact the School for guidance on developing research proposals.
Entry requirements - general
Applicants must have demonstrated evidence of a high standard of research ability. This is normally an Honours year to H2B (60%+) standard or a research masters degree. However, other evidence of research ability may be considered, and could include a thesis as part of an international undergraduate degree or coursework masters; relevant refereed publications; research awards; or research experience. For more information please visit the Research Services Division - Higher Degrees by Research page.
How to apply
Some courses are available in Trimester 2 and 3 2016. Check our Midyear entry and Trimester 3 pages to see if direct applications are open for this course.
Applications for Trimester 2 and Trimester 3 must be made directly to the University through the Applicant Portal. For information on the application process and closing dates, see the Apply web page. Please note that closing dates may vary for individual courses.